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Plains Indian Museum

Makers
Southwest 230 Western Apache 15 Arizona 34
Descriptions
Cottonwood 9 devil's claw 22
Names
basket 234
Subjects
Diamond 223 checkerboard 11 floral 651 stairstep 8
Date:
1950-1955
Dimensions:
H: 24 in, Diameter: 19 in
Credit Line:
In memory of Frank O. Horton and Henriette S. Horton
Remarks:
Utensils and Implements, Household. Basket, large finely woven natural fibers of brown stair-step designs in large diamond outlines on natural ground. Bottom of basket has checkerboard design around outer edge, in brown. The underside of bottom has a six petal flower design woven in brown, with a dark, round center. The third tier of diamond shape has a red stairstep designwoven onto the brown. The bottom is samller, tapering up to a wide circumference, then it narrows at the neck and flairs out again at the top.
Accession Number:
NA.106.655

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Plains Indian Museum.
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